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Hotel El Convento

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2013

Hotel El Convento is situated right in the heart of Old San Juan in an old convent (hence the name). It is typical of a real boutique hotel in that it has the amenities and service of a top notch hotel chain but with tons more character and charm. What really strikes you about this hotel, on entering, is the...

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Rio Vista, California
Reviewed 6 December 2013

The Hotel El Convento is by far the best hotel I've ever stayed in. It has everything: old-world charm, excellent food, amazing room service, accommodating staff, pristine clean rooms and located in the center of the historic section of San Juan. Don't bother to stay at one of those modern chain hotels. Give yourself a real treat. It's well worth...

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 5 December 2013 via mobile

For my husband 40th birthday I planned a trip to lovely PR. It is both our first time here and I was nervous about where to stay. I read really good reviews about Hotel El Convento on this site, Book it, and Expedia so I decided this is where we will stay. Well the reviews were absolutely correct. We are...

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Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 4 December 2013

Stayed here after spending a week on a sailboat in the British Virgin Islands. Spent 2 days at hotel. This is a fantastic hotel (albeit a bit expensive) in the heart of Old San Juan. You are within walking distance of the Calle de Cristo (street full of brand name and local shopping), El Morro 15th century Spanish fort, a...

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Reviewed 4 December 2013

We stayed at Hotel El Convento for one night and had a very pleasant experience. Our room was very nice and it felt like a historic property. The staff were very helpful, professional and welcoming. It has a boutique feel, historic building ambience and modern comfort - exactly what we were hoping to experience. One minor observation which is rather...

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usa
Reviewed 3 December 2013

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New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 28 November 2013

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 27 November 2013

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Holly, Michigan
Reviewed 27 November 2013 via mobile

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 25 November 2013

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“all are good, the higher the better”
trip647, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The rooms on the 3, 4 and 5 floors”
perravnm, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Some rooms on 1st/Fl less private & open to main courtyard. 2/Fl and above not accessible by non-hotel guests. Plunge Pool on 4/Fl outside;”
davidhM1677VN, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We stayed on the 5th floor "queen vista" style room - nice view of the harbor!”
Z7538JSbeths, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for an outside looking room.”
charlesbm2016, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
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